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When it comes to decorating a nursery, there's quite a lot to think about. The nursery furniture, lighting, layout, paint colors and more. And, whether or not the nursery is well designed and well organized can really make a big difference on how functional the space is. We culled through countless nursery designs to bring you these 50 best nursery ideas to inspire your nursery design project.
The following best nursery ideas for 2022 comes from inspiring homes around the world that were brought to life from parents just like you.
Let these 50 best nursery ideas inspire you to pack your baby's room with major style.
50 BEST NURSERY IDEAS FOR A BEAUTIFUL BABY ROOM DESIGN
1. LAYER UP THE TEXTILES
The main thing you want from your nursery décor is for it to create a comfy and cozy space. The easiest way to achieve this is to layer up the textures.
2. WORK WITH BOUCLE, WOOLS AND LINENS
Incorporating bouclé into the nursery design makes a statement and adds a fashionable note to the space. Here the boucle nursery chair and ottoman with their curves adds softness, a fashionable note and makes a statement.
3. DECORATE WITH WARM NEUTRALS
Decorate the nursery with warm neutrals to create a space that's cozy and warm. Try warm rich colors such as BM Swiss Coffee or go with a gorgeous taupe shade.
4. MAKING A SPLASH with rich hues
While we' love our neutrals, there's something alluring about a nursery decorated with rich bold colors.
5.PACK a small nursery WITH STYLE
Sometimes the best things really do come in small packages—even when it comes to nurseries. Though this nursery is small- it has style, function and personality.
6. CHOOSE VINTAGE
Add vintage pieces to your nursery design to connect to the past, tell a story, and create a sense of history.
7. PAINT THE NURSERY FURNITURE
Painting furniture such as the nursery dresser lets you customize the look and add a pop of color to the nursery.
8. splurge on WINDOW TREATMENTS
Splurge on the window treatments for the baby's room because they are the finishing touch to your nursery design – the final piece that completes the space.
9.go with a COHESIVE COLOR SCHEME
Create a calm nursery vibe by choosing a cohesive color palette and sticking to it when picking nursery décor for the nursery,
10. PERSONALIZE THE NURSERY
Don't be afraid to bring in nursery décor such as name signs, to give your baby's room personality and make it feel unique.
11. go with nursery WALL DECALS
Wall decals can be a quick and cheap way to bring in the right colors and patterns. The arch decal in this nursery dictates the rest of the nursery design.
12. opt for an ACCENT WALL
If you're looking for a budget-friendly way to make a big impact in the nursery, an accent wall is the way to go.
13. add STYLISH STORAGE
Nursery storage is a must when designing a nursery. Add stylish nursery storage solutions for books, blankets, swaddles and toys.
14. incorporate BABY CLOTHES storage solutions
No closet in the nursery? Create a functional and beautiful spot to store baby's clothes using shelves, rods, dressers or bring in a rack.
15.try a DARKER COLOR
Darker tones can look beautiful and create drama on the nursery walls, especially if there is plenty of lighting.
16. choose a monochrome look
Decorate the nursery with different shades of the same color as in this nursery design. Adding different textures keeps the color from falling flat.
17. create a NURSERY nook
It's possible to create a beautiful and functional nursery nook in the master bedroom if you lack space for a separate space in your home.
18.add SOMETHING BLACK
Every room needs something black and the black crib in this nursery helps anchor the space.
19.bring NATURAL MATERIALS
When deciding on nursery décor ideas, it's worth it to consider going with natural materials to give the nursery a soothing vibe and an organic feel.
20. PLAY WITH CONTRAST
The black and white contrast in this nursery creates depth and is rather refreshing to look at.
21.PICK AUBERGINE NURSERY COLORS
One of the biggest paint color trends -aubergine paint oozes luxury when used in nursery designs. This nursery is painted in Farrow and Ball Brinjal-a majestic shade!
22. diy FLUTED FURNITURE
Fluted furniture is one of the hottest decor trends of the moment and a great DIY Ikea Hack to try.
23. CHOOSE SHADES OF GREEN
For 2022, green hues are going to be popular from dark greens, like emerald to lighter shades, like sage.
We've seen scallops adorn nursery designs and it's a charming DIY trend that's going to continue.
25.GO FOR RAINBOWS
Whether it's rainbow decals, paintings or multi colored shiplap-we just can't seem to get enough of it.
A wainscoting accent wall adds texture and interest to the nursery walls as in this gorgeous nursery design.
27. HANG WALLPAPER
Wallpaper is a great way to add color, pattern and interest to the nursery walls.
28.THINK MOODY VIBES
Go with a dark wallpaper design or deep hues to give the nursery a cocoon like feel-so dreamy!
29. UPGRADE THE NURSERY CLOSET
Upgrade the nursery closet to make the most out of even the tiniest space by adding shelves, rods, bins and baskets.
30. EXPLORE BOOK STORAGE
Don't forget to incorporate book storage solutions in the nursery because it's never too early to start baby's first library.
31.ADD STORAGE FOR HAIR ACCESSORIES
To prevent the nursery from getting overwhelmed by baby's headbands and bows-consider incorporating storage solutions specifically for hair accessories.
32. hang a PEGBOARD
When it comes to nursery organization, you can't go wrong with incorporating a pegboard to store diapering essentials and more.
33. get BASKETS AND BINS
Baskets and bins make it easy and affordable to get the nursery organized. Use them to store toys, books, blankets or even swaddles.
34.ORGANIZE the NURSERY DRESSER
The nursery dresser is one of the key pieces of furniture in the nursery. Make sure to use drawer organizers and labels to keep the drawers organized.
35. install SHELVES
Turn to nursery shelves (and rods) to give you more storage and add interest to the nursery walls.
Add greenery to the nursery to breathe life into the space.
37. lay RUGS
A rug or layered rugs can help anchor the space while adding another layer of color and pattern to the nursery.
38. embrace CURVES
In this nursery, the oval crib adds flow to the design and is pleasing to the eye.
39. incorporate BUILT-INs
Built-in bookcases add character and coziness to the nursery while elevating the design.
40. hang WALL ART
Wall art is a must for nursery designs. It instantly adds interest and personality to the nursery.
41.layer nursery LIGHTING
Pull the nursery design together with a gorgeous overhead fixture and layer the lighting with lamps and wall light fixtures.
42. add BLANKETS AND THROW PILLOWS
Blankets and throw pillows are an easy way to introduce texture and color into the nursery without going overboard. Keep in mind though these items should never be placed in the crib when baby's in it.
Mirrors are a great addition to a nursery design to bounce more light and make a small nursery space look bigger.
44. paint a MURAL
Uplift the nursery design by painting a mural in the baby's room. In this gorgeous boy's nursery-the mural makes quite the impact.
45.add NURSERY QUOTES
A meaningful quote or saying makes all the difference in this beautiful nursery.
46. bring in an ARMOIRE
By bringing in an armoire into the nursery you get to store baby's clothes when you don't have a nursery closet. And, it adds so much charm to the nursery.
47. go with TWO TONE WALLS
The nursery paint colors help create the vibe you desire in the baby's room. But why settle for one color, when you can create a gorgeous two tone backdrop?
48.pick MODERN SLATs
Add dimension and interest to the nursery walls with a DIY Slat wall that makes a stunning backdrop.
49. PLAY UP THE CELING
Whether it's just a coat of fresh paint or some sort of paneling details-paying attention to the ceiling, extends the eyes up and makes for a cozy nursery.
50.add LUXE TOUCHES
Don't forget to add a few luxe touches to tie the nursery together and make the space truly feel special. Whether it's a beautiful vase, a throw or family photos-these tiny details can make a big impact.
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Last Updated on January 5, 2022 by Tira Attygalla
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